Yesterday we stopped and remembered those who fought and died in war.
You’ll also hear about the increasing problem of freeway noise affecting residents in Toowong and Taringa. See what the Eco Marines are all about, learn about all the great local events coming up… and when you can pop into Indooroopilly Shopping Centre to meet the Lord Mayor.

Where’s the new school going? The State Government said it would announce by the end of September, the location of a new primary school. 35 days late. Today’s local news update video was filmed at Indooroopilly State High School, which is one of the possible sites for the new school. Aside from that, you’ll hear about tree planting in Indooroopilly, how high schoolers (zoomers) can change Brisbane, how Council is training volunteers. We’ve got Christmas markets this Sunday too, so watch the video to see the details.

Today I’m in Indooroopilly for an update about the Witton Barracks community centre, Fig Tree Pocket Rd – Kenmore Rd traffic lights for safety – See the potato harvest from the St Lucia Community Garden – Toowong Rotary Junior Community Awards

Today I’m at the Fig Tree Pocket Boat Ramp for your 5 Minute Friday local news update.
Catch up on last weekend’s amazing Jacaranda Festival and the Head of Brisbane, Toowong intersection is getting an upgrade, what’s changing at the St Lucia Golf Link and the Wesley Red Bag Appeal is back!

Today, Councillor Mackay is at Lex Ord Park Playground in St Lucia as he speaks about new pedestrian crossings for Chapel Hill and Taringa, an Avenue of Shade for Twigg Street, the Whitmore and Moggill Road intersection and some new toilets!

Today, Councillor Mackay is at King George Square outside Brisbane City Hall to welcome home our Olympians and Paralympians!
Watch the footage of the ceremony and also about Breast Cancer support, riverbank erosion update and what about trolleys – they’re everywhere!

Today, Councillor Mackay is at Witton Barracks Park. Hear about the new bike repair station, Operation Ivanhoe – remembering our Vietnam diggers, how we get new school buses, storm damage and the Brisbane App to help local businesses.

We got a new team member! We’re down on the Indooroopilly Riverwalk today, talking Princess Street resurfacing, Narrow street signs, Dog Off-Leash Area upgrades and riverbank erosion.

Councillor Mackay is at Riverside in the City talking about fun holiday activities, the first Women’s Shed, nightworks at Indooroopilly Roundabout and Brisbetter.

Join Cr Mackay in Jack Cook Park, Taringa for this week’s update: which Schrinner Council grants can you apply for? What just turned 150? More park shelters?